The Legal 500 UK 2013

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    The rankings for the 2013 edition of The Legal 500 UK have been released, with Squire Sanders being recognized as a recommended firm in a number of areas across all of our UK offices.

    London
    Our London office has received top tier recommendations in:

    • M&A: mid-market, £50m-£250m
    • Gaming and betting

    Other recommended sectors include:

    • Commercial contracts
    • EU and competition
    • Flotations: small and mid-cap
    • Private equity: transactions
    • Fraud: civil
    • Licensing
    • Banking litigation: investment and retail
    • Commercial litigation
    • International arbitration
    • Mediators
    • Acquisition finance
    • Commodities: physicals
    • Corporate restructuring and insolvency
    • Employment: employers and senior executives
    • Health and safety
    • Immigration
    • Pensions
    • Personal tax, trusts and probate
    • Projects, energy and natural resources > PFI and PPP
    • Power (including electricity, nuclear and renewables)
    • Healthcare
    • Commercial property
    • Construction
    • Environment
    • Brand management
    • Data protection
    • Intellectual property
    • IT and telecoms
    • Media and entertainment
    • Pharmaceuticals and biotechnology
    • Sport
    • Shipping

    Manchester
    Our Manchester office is recommended in the regional review and received top tier recommendations in:

    • Corporate tax
    • Pensions

    Other recommended sectors include:

    • Corporate and commercial: Manchester
    • EU and competition
    • Banking litigation
    • Commercial litigation: Manchester
    • Banking and finance
    • Insolvency and corporate recovery
    • Employment
    • Health and safety
    • Regional review
    • Project finance and PFI
    • Local government
    • Commercial property: Manchester
    • Construction
    • Planning and environment
    • Property litigation
    • Intellectual property
    • IT and telecoms

    Leeds
    The Leeds office is classed as a top tier practice and a “regional heavyweight” in the regional review and received top tier recommendations in:

    • Corporate and commercial: Leeds, West Yorkshire, North Yorkshire
    • Corporate tax
    • Commercial litigation: Leeds and West Yorkshire, North Yorkshire
    • Pensions
    • Planning
    • Property litigation

    Other recommended sectors include:

    • Banking and finance
    • Insolvency and corporate recovery
    • Employment: Leeds and West Yorkshire; North Yorkshire
    • Commercial property: Leeds and West Yorkshire; North Yorkshire
    • Construction
    • Environment
    • Intellectual property

    Birmingham
    A recommended practice in the regional review, the Birmingham office received top tier recommendations in:

    • Licensing
    • Insolvency and corporate recovery
    • Pensions
    • Commercial property: Birmingham
    • Environment

    Other recommended sectors include:

    • Corporate and commercial: Birmingham
    • Corporate tax
    • Banking litigation
    • Commercial litigation: Birmingham
    • Banking and finance
    • Employment
    • Health and safety
    • Local government
    • Construction
    • Planning
    • Property litigation
    • Intellectual property
    • IT and telecoms

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